KDL49WE663BU : Sony is back with a TV set Edge-LED

Sony KDL49WE663BU : the new Full HD

Sony ranks among the important actors on the television market, and proposes with this KDL49WE663BU, an interesting screen tested by our Laboratory.
Let’s have a look at the size. It’s a 49 inches.
Its size is quite a good representation of the average screen : we are face to a standard screen.
Beside, this television is equipped with a Full HD resolution.  It could be said that this model gathers all the expected characteristics. Whether we consider its aesthetics or its size, the engineers of Sony have developed a television admittedly a middle-range one, but a quality one anyway.
Although placed in the middle of the range, the manufacturer has tried to offer the viewer an image quality that allows an immersion.
We will see in detail if their objective is reached.

KDL49WE663BU from Sony – Design

The Sony KDL49WE663BU with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
The design of the Sony KDL49WE663BU has nothing to do with that of the other models in the Sony WE66 series.
A good overall score for this TV; it corresponds to design in the spirit of the times. A quality of materials and a visual aspect that does not make you insensitive.
This Sony KDL49WE663BU is simply flat.
With its screen surface of 49 inches, As far as the base is concerned, there are also things to say. Indeed, it has a simple base, which fits perfectly into the decor, giving you a sense of unity and elegance.In addition, its support is designed to be eye-catching.In conclusion, Sony has worked seriously on the design of this TV set. It’s efficient and it will allow you with this KDL49WE663BU to have a beautiful object in your living room.

TV screen presentation Sony KDL49WE663BU

The Sony could hardly do better than this KDL49WE663BU with a Edge-LED screen.
With this new KDL49WE663BU Sony, the company makes an assumed technological choice. The use of the Edge-LED, even though it is a Edge-LED known for the lower quality of its image illumination, which has been favoured for this KDL49WE663BU.

This model has a Full HD display. And with his 49 inches, he’s in a series of TVs that is positioned in the range of models, in the average.At the same time, we are dealing with a nice display on the screen.
With a frequency of 60 Hz, we’re looking at a high-end TV. Perfect image and exceptional synchronization in game or movie mode.
Note that with advanced technology, this TV gives you a Full HD quality picture .
In conclusion on the display, with the KDL49WE663BU Sony makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.

The sound of the Sony KDL49WE663BU

A brief listening allows us to see that it does not work miracles. The sound is far from exceptional. That’s enough for TV shows, but not for home theater showings.
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with two loudspeakers and a power output of 5 W.

In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The KDL49WE663BU Sony is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.

KDL49WE663BU from Sony – Embedded intelligence

For the software part, the KDL49WE663BU Sony has an operating system Smart TV installed; it allows you to explore a whole universe of entertainment.
With its Wifi or network connection (local LAN), this TV gives you the possibility to download apps or movies directly. An interesting option in the age of the cloud and online games.

The connection system of the Sony KDL49WE663BU

As for the connectivity aspect on Sony KDL49WE663BU, it provides you with sufficient elements.
With a number of connections below the average of its range, you will have to choose which appliance(s) in your home you need to connect to your TV.

This model has a total of 7 connections, not too bad. Apart from a few devices, you will not be able to connect many elements. Low choice compared to the competition.

In the end, this TV provides you with the following features:
2 USB ports, 2 HDMI ports, 2 audio outputs, 1 antenna input

Presentation of the technical features of the Sony KDL49WE663BU

The main features of this TV set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 110.2 cm x 65 cm x 7 cm
Screen size in inches 49
Screen resolution Full HD
Display system Edge-LED
Display frequency 60
Sound power 5
Smart TV Smart TV
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 4
Number of USB ports 2
Number of HDMI ports 2
Number of audio outputs 2
Number of audio inputs 0
VESA compatibility Yes
PVR Available Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 85 W

Our conclusion on the Sony KDL49WE663BU

In conclusion, the Sony KDL49WE663BU is a mid-range television set of good quality. Average in most areas, it is nevertheless a wise choice for consumers who want to have a well-made product.
The choice of Sony to include the smart TV system with the best of its know-how in the KDL49WE663BU, leads us to say that this high-end TV is worth having a good look at it.
With its Edge-LED panel, you have at your disposal a powerful display system. This device is of high quality.
In parallel, it will be necessary to add an important parameter: the price. You have here a television set whose price is very competitive compared to its competitors. In other words, including your final decision, you will have to take into account the fact that this is a television set that displays all your video sources correctly and allows you to have a very well defined image in all circumstances.

In short, many positive points that make this TV a very good product. The following 3 points should be remembered:
the sound power, the screen size, the display frequency.

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